Day : 1 Kerala - Amman
Assemble at Cochin/Thiruvanthapuram International Airport. Depart from Kerala to Amman. Meet by our representative. Then proceed to Madaba, Greek Orthodox Church of St. George is a capital city of Madaba Governorate of Jordan, which has a population of about 60,000. Madaba is the fifth most populous town in Jordan. Madaba is located 30 miles south-west of the capital Amman. Proceed to Mount Nebo the memorial of Moses, and the presumed site of the prophet's death and burial place. From a platform in front of the church one can enjoy a breathtaking view across the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea. Lunch then Amman Old city tour than proceed to Hotel. Dinner Overnight at Hotel.
Day : 2 Amman – Nazareth - Cana
Have breakfast from the hotel and proceed to Sheik Hussein Bridge to cross Jordan border and move to Israel. After reaching Jordan border, our representative will help you complete the border formalities. Once it is done, the group moves to the other side where your Israel guide would be waiting with the bus. On the same day, you would be staying in Nazareth and visit sites like the home of Mary and Joseph, Basilica of Annunciation which is built over the grotto where angel Gabriel appeared to Mary to give her the good news of Jesus to be born. Further, you visit Joseph’s workshop where Jesus learned carpentry from his father. Later on, you proceed to visit the famous wedding church, Cana of Galilee where Jesus performed his first miracle of changing water to wine. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day : 3 Nazareth – Sea of Galilee – Jordan River
After having breakfast from hotel, proceed for the day’s tour starting from Mount Tabor to visit the Church of Transfiguration. Later visit Tabgha, Church of Multiplication, where Jesus multiplied five loaves of bread and two fishes to feed five thousand men. After this, you proceed to the Church of Beatitudes which is an octagonal shaped Chapel marking the spot where Jesus preached sermon to the crowd. Further, drive through the landscapes of Galilee to reach the sea of Galilee to enjoy the boat ride singing and dancing. Later visit Mensa Christi also called as Church of St. Peter Primacy where Jesus appeared to his disciples for the third time after resurrection and also dined with them. The same day you visit Jordan river also. After finishing the day tour, come back to hotel, have dinner and overnight stay.
Day : 4 Old city of Jerusalem – Dead Sea
After breakfast, proceed to visit the pool of Bethsaida, where Jesus helped the crippled man. Further visit Via Dolorosa, the path of Cross following all the 14 stations of the Cross. Last few stations are in the Holy Sepulchre Church which are, the station where Jesus was nailed to the Cross, the station where Jesus was crucified, the station where Jesus was taken down from the Cross – this is the place where anointing stone is kept where Jesus rested. Pilgrims can rub their cloth over that stone to get the smell of muron. Next station is the place where tomb of Jesus is placed, which is the last station. After completing the stations, visit Mount Zion, Tomb of king David and the Last Supper room where holy mass can be conducted by the priests. Further proceed to Jericho to see the Mount of Temptation. Enroute to that, you would get to see Sycamore tree which is also known as Zacchaeus tree where Jesus saw tax collector Zacchaeus sitting at the top of the tree. Further, proceed to Dead sea where you can float in the water because of high density of minerals in the water. The same day you visit Bethany to see Lazarus tomb and wailing wall also. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
Day : 5 Mount of Olives - Bethlehem
After breakfast from hotel, you proceed towards Mount Olives to enjoy the panoramic view of Jerusalem. Later on you visit Pater Noster Church – the place where Jesus taught his disciples how to pray. In that church Our Lord’s Prayer is carved on the walls in many different languages. Later, you move to the Palm Sunday road and walk through the place singing Hosanna. You also visit the chapel of Dominus Flevit, which is in built in the shape of a tear drop in the memory of Jesus weeping over the future of Jerusalem. After this, you move to Gethsemane garden – the place where Jesus prayed while he was being betrayed by Judah. Later that day, you visit the St. Peter Gallicantu Church where you also get to see the traditional house of Caiaphas, the high priest where Jesus was imprisoned. The main place to visit in Bethlehem is the Church of Nativity – the birthplace of Jesus Christ. Shepherd’s Field Church and Milk Grotto are also seen on the same day. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day : 6 Bethlehem - Taba
Today you checkout from the hotel after breakfast and move towards Israel border to cross to Taba, Egypt. Enroute you can see the sand statue of Lot’s wife on the way to Taba. After arriving in Taba, you complete the border and immigration formalities and proceed to the hotel in Taba. Dinner and overnight stay in Taba.
Day : 7 Taba - Cairo
After breakfast, proceed to Sinai – the place where Moses received Ten Commandments. On Mount Sinai, you get to see St. Catherine monastery. Visit Moses well and the burning bush on the same day. Later, proceed to Cairo through the longest man-made canal – Suez Canal. Proceed to restaurant for dinner. Overnight stay in hotel in Cairo.
Day : 8 Cairo
After breakfast, check out from hotel. Visit the famous pyramids and Sphinx. Later visit the old churches of Cairo – Holy family church which is the place where Jesus, Mary and Joseph stayed hidden from King Herod. The guide will take you through the perfume factory and papyrus factory.
Day : 9 Cairo - Kerala
After breakfast, checkout from hotel and proceed to airport.